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This Sleep Advice from the 1800s is Really Bizarre
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Sleep became a popular topic of discussion and subject of medical research in the 1800s, but you probably won't want to follow most of the advice given.
6 Weird, Soothing Videos to Help You Escape Holiday Hell
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Tis the season for anxiety, but watching slime can melt your holly, jolly jitters away.
How Christmas Is Celebrated Around the World
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Thought dreaming of sugarplums was a bit strange? These odd seasonal traditions take the fruitcake.
Let’s Talk About Santa’s Sleep Issues
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Might want to leave Kris Kringle some caffeine this Christmas.
Cults, Conspiracies and the Twisted History of Sleepytime Tea
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There's a strange story behind that cup of Celestial Seasonings.
Behind the Blacklight: An Oral History of MTV's "Roomraiders"
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Before social media squashed the concept of TMI, before the Great Recession flatlined the country and before everyone stopped going to the mall, weekdays at 4:30 belonged to the teens with blacklights.
A Brief History of How We Slept, From 8,000 BCE to Today
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Before you complain about sleeping conditions and nightly noise, consider the pre-industrial revolution days when nights were mostly miserable.
Oh, So You're Staying Over?
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On the ins, outs and in-betweens of the first post-sex sleepover.
11 Mythical Sleep Creatures from Around the World
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The things that go bump in the night, from Asia to the Americas.
Can Sharing Your ‘Crazy Dream from Last Night’ Ever Be Funny?
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We asked four comedians — who make the mundane interesting for a living — if it's possible.